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    I plan to take Maths (Edexcel) and Physics (AQA) for A-levels but I'm not sure what to do for my third option. Psychology (AQA) and Economics (Edexcel) look the most appealing. Which of these do you think is the most beneficial or interesting?
    However, I'm not sure I'd be able to meet the qualifications of a 6 in English, in which case Chemistry (AQA)? Is taking two sciences too much of a workload?
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    Many students take 3 STEM subjects (or even 4) and do admirably. It's certainly possible - however whether it's feasible for you is something only you can answer.

    Chemistry does open the most possibilities, as you can study either Psychology or Economics at university without having taken those subjects before. You may want to consider taking Further Maths either in lieu of or in addition to Chemistry.
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    (Original post by Milathepurpleone)
    I plan to take Maths (Edexcel) and Physics (AQA) for A-levels but I'm not sure what to do for my third option. Psychology (AQA) and Economics (Edexcel) look the most appealing. Which of these do you think is the most beneficial or interesting?
    However, I'm not sure I'd be able to meet the qualifications of a 6 in English, in which case Chemistry (AQA)? Is taking two sciences too much of a workload?
    Chemistry will definitely open the most doors to you, as you don't need either of psychology or economics at A-Level to study them at university but that's certainly not the case for university.
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    Those are the subjects I do hahah. Physics, Maths, Chemistry

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    (Original post by artful_lounger)
    Many students take 3 STEM subjects (or even 4) and do admirably. It's certainly possible - however whether it's feasible for you is something only you can answer.

    Chemistry does open the most possibilities, as you can study either Psychology or Economics at university without having taken those subjects before. You may want to consider taking Further Maths either in lieu of or in addition to Chemistry.
    Thanks for replying! And yeah, that's part of the reason why I would choose Chemistry. I have been thinking about taking Further Maths but again I'm worried about the workload as well as it taking up slots in my schedule for extracurriculars.
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    Chemistry will definitely open the most doors to you, as you don't need either of psychology or economics at A-Level to study them at university but that's certainly not the case for university.
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    Those are the subjects I do hahah. Physics, Maths, Chemistry


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    (Original post by Milathepurpleone)
    Thanks for replying! And yeah, that's part of the reason why I would choose Chemistry. I have been thinking about taking Further Maths but again I'm worried about the workload as well as it taking up slots in my schedule for extracurriculars.
    Most students consider Maths and Further Maths less equivalent work than two other unrelated A-levels (such as Physics and Chemistry). Additionally, Further Maths is much more useful in applying to any Physical Science, Engineering, Maths, Computer Science, or Economics courses than any other "extracurricular" you could do, except maybe the BMO (and you could certainly cope with FM if you can cope with the BMO, I think).

    It's well worth considering, particularly if you think you may want to apply to Oxbridge/Imperial/LSE.
 
 
 
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